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Sunflower Chocolate

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Sunflower – Chocolate     bee butterfly graphic

Approximate Seed Quantity: 20

This branching variety produces lots of 10-12cm flower heads of a rich chocolate colour with contrasting yellow stripes on the reverse. Plants reach 1.5-2m with a 45cm spread. Remember to leave the heads on so the birds can top up their fat reserves before winter by eating the nutritious seeds. Annual. Download sowing guide

  • Days to germination: 14-21
  • Optimum soil temperature: 20°C plus
  • Planting depth: 6mm
  • Spacing: 10-15 cm
  • Tolerant of most soils
  • Sow undercover from March to April and transplant outside in May. Or direct outside in May
  • Flowers July to September
  • Light: Full sun